Wednesday May 24-th, 2017

AL Supreme Court: Bentley impeachment hearings can proceed Monday AL Supreme Court: Bentley impeachment hearings can proceed Monday

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley speaks during a news conference on Friday, April 7, 2017, outside the Alabama Capitol building in Montgomery, Ala. "It's the only way to avoid taking the state on a long, painful and embarrassing journey whose ending is ...

China nuclear envoy in talks on North Korea threat

China and South Korea have agreed to bring in tougher sanctions on North Korea if it carries out nuclear or long-range missile tests. "Both sides agreed that despite the global community's warning if North Korea makes strategic provocations such as...

Aspen Skiing Co., KSL buying Intrawest Resorts Holdings Aspen Skiing Co., KSL buying Intrawest Resorts Holdings

Aspen Skiing Co. and KSL will take the company private and assume Intrawest's debt. The transaction has been unanimously approved by the board of Intrawest. KSL already owns Squaw and helps manage Snowmass. The acquisition of Intrawest is the lat...

British Foreign Secretary cancels Moscow visit over 'developments in Syria' British Foreign Secretary cancels Moscow visit over 'developments in Syria'

The top priority for the United States in Syria is to defeat Daesh, said Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said at a TV interview on Sunday. "We are asking for an impartial worldwide fact-finding body to be set up.to find out where these chemical ...

Impeachment hearings begin for Alabama governor Impeachment hearings begin for Alabama governor

Bentley has struggled to shake off a scandal after recordings surfaced a year ago of him making romantic and sexually charged comments in 2014 to his former senior political aide Rebekah Mason before his divorce. As Bentley bobbed and weaved and refu...

One missile strike is not a strategy One missile strike is not a strategy

The Syrian army said the USA attack killed six people. In addition, both presidents expressed readiness to deepen bilateral cooperation in the fight against terrorism to ensure stability in the Middle East. The foreign secretary had been due to arr...

A Trump national security adviser tapped as Singapore envoy

After leaving her position as deputy national security adviser to Donald Trump, McFarland take on the role of ambassador to Singapore, according to Bloomberg . But Powell soon began attending senior-level staff meetings with the president himself....

Sweden to hold vigil after truck attack

Swedish police say they now believe the suspect they arrested after an attack on Friday was the driver of a stolen beer truck that killed four people and injured 15 others on a busy street in the Swedish capital. The Ahlens store described it as "a...

O'Reilly advertisers risk reputation, but viewers remain

The hourlong series can run as many as 40 commercials during a typical night. While not many people have publicly supported O'Reilly since the New York Times revealed that he had paid almost $13 million in five separate sexual harassment settleme...

Virus May Be a Trigger to Celiac Disease, Study Says Virus May Be a Trigger to Celiac Disease, Study Says

Such viruses may play a role in the development of autoimmune disorders such as celiac disease and type 1 diabetes. Researchers, including some in Pittsburgh, may have discovered what causes celiac disease, a condition that makes people sensitive t...

Venezuelan court reverses move to strip National Assembly of power Venezuelan court reverses move to strip National Assembly of power

Venezuela's Supreme Court on Saturday reversed its move to strip congress of its legislative powers, as embattled President Nicolas Maduro acknowledged the deepening conflict in the country. Venezuela is also seeking a $5bn loan from China and and ha...

Trump tells newspaper Obama aide might have broken the law Trump tells newspaper Obama aide might have broken the law

When asked if Rice, who has denied leaking the names of Trump associates under surveillance by US intelligence agencies, had committed a crime , the president said, "Do I think?" "I don't think we should discount how big a deal it was that Susan R...

Killed in Somalia Landmine Blast

Al Shabaab has claimed responsibility for the auto bomb attack, releasing a statement through Andalus Radio, one of the Islamist group's media channels. He was appointed on Thursday by President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed who declared Somalia a war zo...

Kansas Democrat Boasts Of Support From Bernie Sanders Group In Close Race Kansas Democrat Boasts Of Support From Bernie Sanders Group In Close Race

Sen. Bernie Sanders posted his reaction to his Facebook page. "I'm deeply concerned that these strikes could lead to the United States once again being dragged back into the quagmire of long-term military engagement in the Middle East". Welch said h...

Turkey jails Syrian pilot who crashed near border Turkey jails Syrian pilot who crashed near border

Dozens of representatives of the media, local authorities, fire departments, police, and the Syrian military have visited the airfield since then, with no alleged " storage units " or any chemical shells having been found, he said. The conversation w...

North Korea says Syria airstrikes prove its nukes justified

However, the White House has not confirmed the report . The moves would potentially be considered if China does not help influence North Korea by using additional sanctions and diplomatic actions. "It's a signal that Trump's administration will no...

Fresh Express Recalls Batch After Dead Bat Reportedly Found In Prepackaged Salad Fresh Express Recalls Batch After Dead Bat Reportedly Found In Prepackaged Salad

Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to support an investigation of a dead bat that was found in a packaged salad purchased from a grocery store in Florida. Fresh Express sisued the recall after it was notified that animal matter was allegedly found in...

Fillon, Melenchon seek last-gasp boost in French presidential election

At the same time, Melenchon has a strong upward momentum that allowed him to move from 10 percent of the support two months ago to 19 in the most recent polls, a progress essentially fueled by brilliant performance in television debates. Hard-left ca...

5 children hurt as bounce house goes airborne in South Carolina 5 children hurt as bounce house goes airborne in South Carolina

Five children were hospitalized in a bouncy house accident Saturday at a church carnival in Taylors, South Carolina. "Due to the accident this afternoon, five children were transported via ambulance to an area hospital". One hit a tree and another hi...

Trump administration warns North Korea against provocation Trump administration warns North Korea against provocation

The missile fired from land in the area of the eastern coastal city of Sinpo on Wednesday morning flew about 60 kilometers (37 miles), according to a South Korean military statement. "But the trade-off would be some kind of commitment on the part of ...

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